London-based adventurous ex-bookseller. Now a part-time writer and gambler.
One crime novel.
One mainstream novel (Hemingway Quest)
A romance (Zambezi Seduction)
Two children's novels - one being Klipspringer Hill.
Likes: wild places, small islands, rivers (the movement and sounds), wildlife, good whisky, Africa, the satisfaction that comes from filling a blank screen with orderly words, the satisfaction ...
Longlisted, Chapter One Promotions International Short Story Competition 2012: 'A Night at the River'. (To be published in an anthology by Tranquillity Publishing, coming out in late 2012).
Stories removed from site, for now. I'd like to thank all who took the trouble to read and comment. Much appreciated!
The Old Man and the Sea. (worth a re-read each year)
The Essential Hemingway.
The Border Trilogy by Cormac McCarthy
Anything by the US crime greats: Connelly, Burke, Leonard. The Scandi crime writers. Also Marquez, Coetzee, and many others.
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